Saadi


Born
in Shiraz, Iran
March 04, 1208

Died
December 02, 1291

Genre

Influences


Abū-Muhammad Muslih al-Dīn bin Abdallāh Shīrāzī, Saadi Shirazi (Persian: ابومحمد مصلح الدین بن عبدالله شیرازی‎, Arabic: سعدي الشيرازي) better known by his pen-name as Saʿdī (Persian: سعدی) or simply Saadi, was one of the major Persian poets of the medieval period. He is not only famous in Persian-speaking countries, but has also been quoted in western sources. He is recognized for the quality of his writings and for the depth of his social and moral thoughts. Saadi is widely recognized as one of the greatest masters of the classical literary tradition.

His best known works are Bostan (The Orchard) completed in 1257 and Gulistan (The Rose Garden) in 1258. Bostan is entirely in verse (epic metre) and consists of stories aptly illustrating the
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گلستان سعدی

4.50 avg rating — 2,730 ratings — published 1258 — 235 editions
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غزلیات سعدی

4.62 avg rating — 1,895 ratings — published 1290 — 15 editions
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بوستان سعدی

4.34 avg rating — 1,667 ratings — published 1257 — 77 editions
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کلیات سعدی

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4.49 avg rating — 632 ratings15 editions
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Sadi's Bustan and Gulistan

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4.24 avg rating — 408 ratings — published 2004 — 11 editions
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A selection of Sa'dī's Ghazals

4.31 avg rating — 128 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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برگزیده ای از گلستان سعدی

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3.82 avg rating — 164 ratings2 editions
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هزلیات سعدی

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3.78 avg rating — 72 ratings — published 2008
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چهل حکایت از گلستان سعدی

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4.32 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 2011
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گزیده قصاید سعدی

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3.84 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1986
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More books by Saadi…
“هوشم ببر زمانی… تا کی غم زمانه”
سعدی, غزلیات سعدی

“...ما را که تو منـظـــوری خــاطـــر نـرود جـــایی”
Saadi

“به‌راه بادیه رفتن به از نشستن باطل
که گر مراد نیابم به‌قدر وُسع بکوشم”
سعدی شیرازی

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